Books & Manuscripts

Our Expertise

Hessink's Books and Manuscripts specialists have earned a distinguished reputation for their expertise in selling rare books, manuscripts, and even significant libraries. Their track record includes handling prestigious collections such as the library of the late Prof. Dr. Pim Fortuyn, and the historically significant Alba Amicorum of Anna Steyn, dating to 1611, which is now housed in the Royal Library.

As part of our commitment to this field, the Books and Manuscripts department is actively working to organize more frequent book and manuscript auctions. If you have an interest in participating in these auctions or would like more details, you can reach out to our specialists via email at They will be delighted to provide you with further information and guide you through the process of joining these upcoming auctions.


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